Recently proposed splits for the family Herons

Cape Verde Purple Heron*     Ardea bournei
de Naurois 1966
Cape Verde Islands: São Tiago
split from: Ardea purpurea
insert after: Ardea purpurea
C.J. Hazevoet,
The Birds of the Cape Verde Islands. B.O.U. Check-list 13, 1995

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